7/23 Media Release

From the Office of the Commonwealth’s Attorney. Please see our Media Releases page at louisvilleprosecutor.com/media-releases for more details and archives.

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Media Release: July 23 – July 27, 2018

Attention: Assignment Editor
Director of Communications: Jeff Cooke
Office: (502) 595-2340 Ext. 3027
Cell / Text: (502) 262-5809
E-mail: jcooke@louisvilleprosecutor.com

NOTE: These represent only a few of the many cases which the Office of Jefferson County Commonwealth’s Attorney is handling. If you have any comments, or need further information concerning these or any other matters please do not hesitate to call. An indictment is only an accusation. A defendant is presumed innocent until or unless found guilty. The enclosed court actions are subject to change.

According to the Rules of Criminal Procedure (RCr 3.02, 3.05, and 8.01), the arraignment of individuals whose case has been submitted directly to the grand jury shall take place within a reasonable time after the return of an indictment. If you are interested in a case that has been submitted directly to the grand jury, then please contact the court division in which it has been assigned to obtain the time and date of the arraignment.


Katina Latrece Powell – 18CR2148 (Criminal Possession of a Forged Instrument in the Second Degree [3 counts] and Theft by Deception Over $500 but less than $10,000 [3 counts].

  • Ms. Powell (DOB 06/09/81) is charged with having cashed forged checks on three separate occasions in April 2018 at Vermont Liquors. Her arraignment is scheduled for Monday, July 23, 2018, at 10:30 a.m. in Division 5 of Jefferson Circuit Court. Jeff Cooke is the prosecutor.


Silky Kenneth Clark – 17CR3491 (Human Trafficking, Use of a Minor in a Sexual Performance, Possession of a Handgun by a Convicted Felon, Unlawful Transaction with a Minor, Distribution of Matter Portraying Sexual Performance by a Minor [19 Counts], Possession of Matter Portraying Sexual Performance by a Minor [19 Counts])

  • Mr. Clark (DOB 08/26/78) is charged with promoting the prostitution of and advancing prostitution sex for money with a child 17 years of age. From his cell phone, the defendant would post advertisements for the prostitution for the 17 year old. The prostitution occurred from and within his home. A pretrial conference is scheduled for July 26, 2018 at 9:15 a.m. in Division 9 of Jefferson Circuit Court. Sheri Wornall is the prosecutor.


James Mallory, Anthony L. Hogan Jr., and Cannon Pendegrass – 12CR1317 (Murder, Burglary in the First Degree)

  • Mr. Mallory (DOB 09/05/82), Mr. Hogan, (DOB 06/16/93), and Mr. Pendegrass (DOB 12/14/89) are charged with the April 11, 2012 Murder of 15 year old Gregory Holt Jr. inside his home. Mr. Mallory’s case has been severed from his two co-defendants and will be tried individually. A hearing for pretrial motions in Mr. Mallory’s case is scheduled for July 23, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. in Division 12 of Jefferson Circuit Court. Dorislee Gilbert and Madison Shoffner are the prosecutors.


 Stacey Denise Caldwell – 16CR3221 (Arson in the Second Degree)

  • Ms. Caldwell (DOB 01/12/69) is charged with intentionally igniting a fire that destroyed her 2011 Chevrolet Camaro. A jury trial is scheduled to begin on July 24, 2018 at 9:30 a.m. in Division 6 of Jefferson Circuit Court. Milja Zgonjanin is the prosecutor.